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June 2, 2015
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Five principles that make for a happier business owner

It's been said there's nothing better than being your own boss. However sometimes the weight of "wearing all the hats" can be emotionally and spiritually draining. So next time things seem a little overwhelming, refer to these five principles every happy business owner lives by. >> Read full article

Blog: Report on health benefits misses the point

MTC contributor Don Dillon recently wrote a letter to the Toronto Star in response to an article published April 13, titled, The rise of the three amigos of health care, which provides some insights on utilization of employer-sponsored health benefit plans. Dillon points out The Star article failed to highlight some of the more crucial elements of the report. >> Read full article

New study highlights economic benefits of massage therapy, health care integration

Integrating massage therapy into medical care can effectively reduce health-care costs, according to a new study by John Dunham & Associates, a firm specializing in tax and regulatory economic impact studies. >> Read full article

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McMaster researchers uncover key to preserving muscle strength with aging

Researchers from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ont., may have uncovered the body’s secret to physically aging well and keeping muscle strength in tact. Through the recent discovery of a key protein required to maintain muscle mass and strength as people age, researchers at McMaster may help provide some understanding about what causes people to lose muscle strength as they age and how exercise can prevent it from happening. >> Learn More…

 
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July 25-27, 2015
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